Technical Project Manager

Location
Central London and home
Job type
Permanent
Start date
Working days
Monday - Friday
Job details

Our clients ambition is simple. To combine global know-how with local insight to help our clients turn their business goals into reality, by offering innovation, automation and organizational design. 

From a Central London base the company is recognised as providing the leading advisors and business support consultants within their industries and always creating lasting value for their clients.

A Technical Project Manager is required servicing both Architecture and ITO on project delivery. You will be tasked with a range of technical projects, owning their entire life cycle from inception to deployment, including operational handover. These projects can range from Data Centre Technology transformation, Infrastructure evolution to Cloud.

You may also contribute to company-wide programs of work, representing and coordinating the tasks for the CIO function.

You must be an enthusiastic and dynamic professional who is passionate about delivering a great product and should be excited by the challenges associated with a wide range of projects. The position requires someone that is able to work within a very diverse team and for a wide array of stakeholders in different time zones – both technical and non-technical and high organizational and planning skills

You should have a strong character and a willingness to try new things and “dive in”. You will be an excellent communicator, have strong organisational skills and have the confidence to challenge stakeholders where necessary.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Project Managing a range of projects, ownership of the entire project life cycle from inception to deployment and operational handover
  • Working with key stakeholders and other project managers within the organisation to establish overall project plan, milestones and timelines
  • Capturing and actively managing risks, issues, budget, assumptions, dependencies and decisions in an organised, structured and coherent way, escalating risks where necessary
  • Ensuring that impacted teams are involved and informed as early as possible in the project management process
  • Proactively disseminating project information to all stakeholders
  • Weekly reporting to stakeholders or Steering Committee as appropriate on project progress, risks and issues to ensure the project’s overall direction and integrity; proactively managing sponsor and stakeholder expectations
  • Directing and motivating project teams by demonstrating effective leadership skills, ensuring commitments are being upheld
  • Managing the performance of resources assigned to the project and collaborating with the wider business
  • Assist in budget and resource forecasting

Job requirements

  • Experience working with complex IT projects & programme delivery
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to build relationships (i.e. across architecture, engineering, product, 3rd party vendors & suppliers)
  • Experience with issue, risk, resource and dependency management
  • Experience working with both Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Extremely organized with a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and competing priorities
  • Great communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Fluent in English

Great role with attractive benefits package

Name
Adrian Thomas
Phone
07591 387332
E-mail
adrian@emsbroadcast.com
Job reference
AT0922TPMQPB

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